1979 HOUSTON ASTROS

+    Level: MLB
Location:  Houston,TX
Team Record:  89-73   .549
Result:   2nd in National League - West Division
Manager(s):  Bill Virdon
General Manager:   Tal Smith
Stadium:  Astrodome
Attendance:  1,900,312
Playoffs:  -

Houston Astros affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Jesus Alou (37)
Youngest Player:  Tom Wiedenbauer (20)
Longest Tenure:  Bob Watson (14)
Top Hitter:  Jose Cruz (18)
Top Pitcher:  J.R. Richard (1)
Top Draft Pick:  John Mizerock (#8)

Roster Continuity:  80.37%
National League Standings
WestWLPctGB
Cincinnati9071.559--
Houston8973.5491.5
LA Dodgers7983.48811.5
SF Giants7191.43819.5
San Diego6893.42222.0
Atlanta6694.41323.5

BATTING STATISTICS
 Home RunsGB/FB InfoSpecial HittingBaserunning
PlayermultiHRSlamsGBFBG/FPHinfHROEFOS12S13S23S2HD13D1HPOt
Jesus Alou001791.8981310000000
Joaquin Andujar0016131.2300110000000
Alan Ashby00119871.3716559054400
Reggie Baldwin001234.0030020100000
Dave Bergman00160.1751002110000
Bruce Bochy0036430.8403263112210
Enos Cabell002301541.490239271914716120
Cesar Cedeno001571590.9909620156511223
Jose Cruz001811641.10020891411522520
Tom Dixon0000--00000000000
Ken Forsch0027102.7003145101010
Julio Gonzalez0075531.4233469236100
Danny Heep00651.2010011000000
Art Howe001191191.00155108634340
Alan Knicely00212.0000000000000
Pete Ladd0010--00000000000
Rafael Landestoy00111841.3221141253210140
Jeff Leonard001201210.992125151715313010
Bo McLaughlin0000--00000000000
Joe Niekro0041271.5200123010000
Randy Niemann00723.5000000000000
Terry Puhl002051991.031266132416421430
Luis Pujols0025221.1402124400110
Craig Reynolds002112061.02114721149915560
Frank Riccelli00120.5000000100000
J.R. Richard0049242.0402261112100
Bert Roberge0000--00000000000
Vern Ruhle00632.0000021000000
Joe Sambito00140.2500002010000
Jimmy Sexton009180.5031002114000
George Throop00111.0000000000000
Denny Walling0047371.27144013314220
Bob Watson0054531.0202666124010
Tom Wiedenbauer0000--01001100000
Rick Williams00632.0002021011000
FIELDING STATISTICS


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